The first table below looks at the demand for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 219 - 201
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 15
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2513 2478 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.32% 46.05% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2258 2159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

J2SE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South West region.

J2SE Salary Trend in the South West

J2SE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 5 £45,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) XML
4 14 (50.00%) UNIX
4 14 (50.00%) POSIX
4 14 (50.00%) OO
4 14 (50.00%) JBoss
4 14 (50.00%) JUnit
4 14 (50.00%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) JSP
4 14 (50.00%) Perl
4 14 (50.00%) MySQL
4 14 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) TestNG
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 6 (21.43%) Symantec
8 6 (21.43%) Sybase
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
8 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (14.29%) Big Data
3 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) JUnit
1 14 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
1 25 (89.29%) Java Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Programmer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Programmer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) XML
2 14 (50.00%) POSIX
2 14 (50.00%) CSS
2 14 (50.00%) JSP
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
2 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
2 6 (21.43%) BDD
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) JBoss
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Symantec
3 6 (21.43%) Sybase
4 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.57%) IBM